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TCHPC offers a number of College wide and consortia/project specific storage facilities and data management services. A number of tape units are used for disaster recovery purposes.


There are two storage devices in TCHPC connected to the Parsons, Lonsdale and IITAC clusters. These are a VNX5500 with 40TB SAS storage, and a DDN9900 with 53TB storage (28.8TB SAS, 24TB SATA).

General Parallel Filesystem

IBM's GPFS is used to provide a unified parallel file system to the major computing resources in the Centre.